FreeBSD' Webcam and DVB Compatibility List

David Demelier demelier.david at
Thu Mar 31 11:57:45 UTC 2011

On 31/03/2011 13:21, Matthias Apitz wrote:
> Hello,
> We have started a small documentation project in the FreeBSD Wiki: The
> FreeBSD' Webcam and DVB Compatibility List.
>      The main goal of this page is to give an exact answer about which
>      application works with a given cam or DVB. Combinations of the hardware
>      and software mentioned below in the table are known to work.
>      Please add more lines to the table or ask me to do so by just sending a
>      mail with your Cam/DVB information. Please note: you should only add
>      information you have seen working and not you may think of or imagine
>      that they could work. The contact information (name and/or email addr)
>      is optional.
> If you want me to add your webcam or DVB, please send me a structured
> ASCII line of the following format:
> Cam or DVB type (USB, build-in);Manufactor;Product Name;VendorID:ProductID (hex);Driver or kernel module;V4L/V4L2;min. tested OS version(s);Supported application(s);Additional comments;Contact
> i.e.
> -- use ';' as separator of the fields
> -- fill out all fields (if you don't know the value use 'unknown')
> -- also use 'unknown' for the field Contact if you don't want your name or mail in the row
> -- you may send it as one line (as shown above) or wraped lines after any ';'
> Please use the above format and no HTML (HTML will be silently ignored).
> As well, please send it to me and not to the list.
> Any hints, comments or questions are welcomed, of course.
> 	matthias

Hi matthias,

Thanks for making FreeBSD wiki better! You should rewrite build-in to 
built-in ;)


David Demelier

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